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California Revealed

California Revealed is a State Library initiative to help California’s public libraries, in partnership with other local heritage groups, digitize, preserve, and provide online access to archival materials - books, newspapers, photographs, audiovisual recordings, and more - that tell the incredible stories of the Golden State. We also provide free access and preservation services for existing digital collections, including technical advice and guidance, for partner organizations with in-house digitization programs.



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California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Special Collections and Archives
Jul 24, 2020
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The Cal Poly Pomona campus publication The Poly Views sponsored a forward-thinking lecture series comparable to today's TED Talks. Lectures were created by Cal Poly Pomona professors and attended by the local community. This recording features Professor Jack Fulbeck, who was a professor of comparative literature at Cal Poly Pomona. Fulbeck was an American poet who won numerous awards for his poetry.
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1/4 inch audio tape: 1 Tape of 1
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Jul 23, 2020
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Note : Some sections are silent. Description : A twenty-three-minute film, from KCRA-TV in Sacramento, California containing footage related to the September 24, 1972 airplane crash into Farrell's Ice Cream Parlour and Restaurant. The incident resulted in the deaths of twenty-two people, which included twelve children and ten adults. An additional twenty-seven people were injured during the crash. Footage includes scenes of the aftermath, eye witness interviews, and scenes of the injured...
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Topics: Air Show -- Aircraft accidents -- California -- Sacramento -- 20th Century, Farrell's Ice Cream...
Dixon Public Library
Jul 21, 2020 Ferrell, Paul
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Note : A bit of distortion at the very beginning. Buzz in the audio. Unstable image at parts. Additional Title : The Elsie M. Castner Oral History Project, 1998 Dixon, CA Description : The Elsie M. Castner Oral History Project was made possible by grants from the estates of Robert F. Cocklin, Ruth Castner Cocklin and others. The Dixon Public Library undertook this project in 1998 with the assistance of Chris Castaneda from CSU, Sacramento. The oral history of long-time resident Georgana Rohwer...
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Topic: californiarevealed
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Jul 18, 2020 KCRA TV
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Description:  KCRA-TV reporter Stan Atkinson speaks with Manson Family member Susan Atkins (1948 - 2009) while incarcerated at the Central California Woman's Facility in Chowchilla, California in 1978. Atkins, along with fellow family members, were charged for the murder of actress Sharron Tate and others at her home at  10050 Cielo Drive  in Los Angeles on the evening of August 8, 1969.   At the time of Atkins' death in 2009, she was California's longest-serving female inmate. Source:...
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Topic: Atkins, Susan Denise -- Central California Women's Facility Chowchilla (Chowchilla, Calif.) --...
LACMA with The European Fine Art Foundation
Jul 15, 2020 Los Angeles County Museum of Art
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Call Number : RI-0002-7 Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Copyright Holder has given Institution permission to provide access to the digitized work online. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the Copyright Holder. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and...
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Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Jul 13, 2020 KCRA-TV
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Description: D. B. Cooper is an unidentified man who  hijacked  a  Boeing 727  aircraft in the  northwest   United States , in the airspace between  Portland ,  Oregon , and  Seattle ,  Washington , on the afternoon of Wednesday,  November 24, 1971.  The man purchased his airline ticket using the  alias   Dan Cooper  but, because of a news miscommunication, became known in popular lore as "D. B. Cooper". He extorted $200,000 in ransom (equivalent to $1,240,000 in 2018)...
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Topics: KCRA-TV, D.B. Cooper, hijacking, airplane, Boeing 727, Dan Cooper, ransom, unsolved, Portland,...
Media Resources Center, University of California, Berkeley
Jul 12, 2020 University of California, Berkeley
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Description : Malcolm X, interviewed by Herman Blake, discusses being a Black Muslim, the conditions of Blacks in this country, their relation with white people, and states the case for Black separatism. Note on original container : "Interview with Malcolm X, Oct 11, 1963, Dwinelle Studio" Source : 1 Tape of 1: 1/2 inch videotape (dub from 2" Quad video) Collection : Media Resources Center Collection Call Number : Video/C8501 Additional Notes : Originally recorded October 11,...
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Topics: californialightandsound, X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 -- Interviews, Black Muslims -- Interviews, Black...
California State Railroad Museum Library
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Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Reel 1. Santa Fe Railroad display of their new Hi-Level passenger cars - ordered for the San Francisco Chief - at San Francisco Pier 43 on April 5, 1964. The movie starts at the Santa Fe terminal on 4th Street, next to the historic Keystone Hotel, showing the ticket-office window-display of advertising for the railroad’s passenger trains, and continues with a Cable Car ride to Hyde Street Pier. Movie...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Railroad trains
Source: 8mm film: 2 Reels of 2
Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Contains moving images of two railroad excursions. The first portion of the film is a Southern Pacific rail-fan excursion on Mar 13, 1949 from Oakland to Pacific Grove / Asilomar by way of Niles and Milpitas. It was organized by the California National Railway Historical Society. Scenes include the brand-new California Zephyr equipment at the Oakland Mole prior to its inaugural run in only seven days,...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
Writers Guild Foundation
Jun 30, 2020
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Note : In part 1 there is a gap in program (no content) from 00:24:10 - 00:28:28, as on original tape. In part 3 there is a gap in program (no content) from 00:04:47 - 00:05:55, as on original tape. Description : Comedy legend Carl Reiner is a prolific writer, screenwriter, playwright, director, actor, and producer. After gaining experience in New York City as a writer for television series Your Show of Shows and Caesar's Hour, Reiner moved to California in 1960 to develop The Dick Van Dyke...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Reiner, Carl, 1922-
Source: 2 Tapes of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California State Railroad Museum Library
Jun 24, 2020 California State Railroad Museum
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Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Contains two films pertaining to railroad excursions. The first film is a Northern California Railroad Club fan-trip excursion called the "Weekend in the Shasta Wonderland and McCloud River R.R." run on May 9, 1953 from McCloud to Pondosa. Scenes include the town of McCloud, sawmills, logging trains, and the McCloud RR roundhouse. The second film is a trip by train from San Francisco to...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Parades, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
Jun 21, 2020 Burrell, Harry F.
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Description : This documentary about the Natural History Museum’s ornithology collection provides a behind-the-scenes look at how specimens are collected, prepared, exhibited, and used for research. Bird specimens are collected in Kenya and Tanganyika. Famous African ornithologist John Williams demonstrates taxidermy techniques. Museum staff prepare specimens for exhibition. Scientists classify and maintain the Museum’s vast collection of specimens for research and educational purposes....
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Topic: californiarevealed
Description : [No sound] Oakland High School (OHS) students and the Revolutionary Communist Youth Brigade of Berkeley protesting the police shooting of 14-year old Melvin Black in Oakland, California, on March 23, 1979.  Members of the youth brigade along with OHS students and other protestors led a 30-block march urging for demonstrations at Oakland Police Department headquarters. On March 17, 1979, Melvin Black was shot by two Oakland Police Department officers after they confronted him...
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Topics: Police violence, Henry Williams Jr. Film Collection, Melvin Black (1963-1979), Oakland High School...
Museum of Performance and Design
Jun 19, 2020 Gray, Spalding, 1941-2004
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Spalding Gray performing his monologue "India and After" and interview with Theodore Shank. Spalding Gray was a well-known writer and actor and remains a subject of study and interest. He was especially known for his monologues, such as "India and After" (presented here). As he left actor groups in New York in 1980 to pursue his monologue work, this may be one of the earliest recordings of this specific work and one of the earliest recordings of him performing in California,...
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: U-matic: 3 Tapes of 3
Contains a collection of moving images taken at the Oakland Pier, West Oakland, a Western Pacific steam excursion, the Feather River, Oroville, the Southern Pacific Coast Division, and a Southern Pacific steam excursion pulled by locomotive No. 2345. Written on reel/container: WSF 200/70; 387-811 For additional information see California Revealed .
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California State Railroad Museum Library
Jun 13, 2020 California State Railroad Museum
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Contains moving images of Southern Pacific trains taken along the mainline at San Martin and Santa Clara, California during the early 1950s. Shots include a Maintenance of Way section crew, Daylight passenger trains, steam and early diesel power, and way-freights switching refrigerator cars into a siding. Written on container: WSF 200/83; 387-811 For additional information see California Revealed .
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California State Railroad Museum Library
Jun 9, 2020 California State Railroad Museum
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Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Burnt frames visible. Contains two films pertaining to railroad excursion trips. The first is a trip on a regularly scheduled Virginia & Truckee mixed-train pulled by Engine No. 27, from Reno to Minden on May 30, 1950. Shots include loading mail and express in Reno, the Carson City depot, and switching freight cars in Minden. The second is a Railway & Locomotive Historical Society fan-trip...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California State Railroad Museum Library
Jun 8, 2020 California State Railroad Museum
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Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Contains moving images of scenes of the Western Railway Museum at Rio Vista Junction taken on June 5, 1965. Also includes scenes of riding a California Western passenger train pulled by locomotive No. 45 on July 10, 1965. Written on box: Rio Vista; June 5, 1965; Fort Bragg; July 10, 1965; C Wacker / F Guido; 8mm; WSF 50/21 For additional information see California Revealed .
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Topics: californiarevealed, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
Mountain View Public Library
Jun 7, 2020
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Description : Hope and Villa St.; Matt Burdett is working at left; employee George Cooper is center and young Miles Cooper is seated on right. Donated 1998 by Virgil Cooper. Mountain View, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (14 x 22 cm.) Call Number : PHA B12 9 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Note : Due to original recording: burnt frames visible in part 2. Contains moving images of a "Gordon Baker Lloyd's Garden Workshop Tour" on a chartered Greyhound bus with brief shots of the Keddie Resort Lodge, Plumas Eureka Stamp Mill, Manzanita Lake Lodge, Burney Falls, and Crater Lake. Written on box: Mt. Lassen to Jackson; 1. Manzanita Lodge to Budge Cliffside Lodge(?); 2. Manzanita Lodge to Reno; De Sep. 1968; 8mm; WSF 50/36; 50/37 For additional information see California...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Recreation, United States. National Park Service. Parks, Excursions
Source: 8mm film: 2 Reels of 2
California State Railroad Museum Library
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Contains moving images taken from a Southern Pacific moving locomotive from the engineer's point of view. Written on box/reel: Upside down rails; 387-811; 8mm; Serrano Meet with 75-homeward tunnel; 6 - Atascadero; WSF 50/27 For additional information see California Revealed .
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Topics: californiarevealed, Trains, Excursions
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California State Railroad Museum Library
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Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Contains moving images of a Northern Pacific Excursion train (August 20, 1950), and a family trip to Oakland's Peralta Park (August 27, 1950). The first portion features a Northwestern Pacific rail-fan excursion from San Rafael to Willits, continuing on the California Western to Fort Bragg. Shots include Northwestern Pacific steam engines, California Western Baldwin diesels and doodlebugs M100 AND M200....
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
Corona Public Library
May 22, 2020
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Description : Mr.Cruz discusses his arrival in southern California in 1910 to work with his father in the citrus groves. During the interview he also talks about his schooling, ranch work, J. Cruz and Son Grocery Store, El Teatro Chapultepec, and citizenship efforts. Call Number : C-002; , C-003 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements,...
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Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
Source: 2 Tape of 2: 1/8 inch audio cassette
California State Railroad Museum Library
May 22, 2020
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Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Burnt frames are visible. Contains various moving images of Southern Pacific steam trains in action. Includes shots of San Bruno and San Martin, Santa Clara and College Park, San Mateo County Fair (1954), a Northwestern Pacific ferry boat, Southern Pacific Third and Townsend, San Francisco American Legion Parade (1954), Santa Cruz Big Trees Branch, Davis (CA), a commuter train, cab forwards, the Morning...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Trains, Railroads--Operation
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California State Railroad Museum Library
May 22, 2020 California State Railroad Museum
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Contains two films pertaining to trains. The first film features the “Weekend in the Sierra Pines” excursion, sponsored by Cal-Nevada and the Railway & Locomotive Historical Society, Pacific Coast Chapter. It was a two-day trip, running from Oakland to Quincy Jct. on May 5, 1951, behind Western Pacific 4-8-2 locomotive No. 179. On May 6, Western Pacific 2-6-6-2 locomotive No. 210 took the train from Keddie Jct. up the Highline to Clear Creek Junction, where passengers transferred for a...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California State Railroad Museum Library
May 22, 2020 Buell L. Edison
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Description : Amateur footage of Southern Pacific passenger trains, "Coast Daylight," Southern Pacific ferry between San Francisco and Oakland. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 8mm (Kodachrome camera original) Collection : Railroad Film Collection Filing Location : WSF 200/34 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions,...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Southern Pacific Railroad Company, Railroad travel--California, home movie
Tenderloin Museum
May 20, 2020 Raymond, Jonathan
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Description : Gay San Francisco by Jonathan Raymond, is a previously lost documentary depicting queer life in San Francisco five decades ago. Shot between 1965-1970, Gay San Francisco features a collection of incredible footage of San Francisco's thriving LGBTQ culture, with a focus on the Tenderloin, San Francisco's first queer neighborhood. Scenes from gay bars are intercut with fascinating interviews featuring gay men, lesbians, and trans women discussing issues from harassment to sex to job...
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Topics: californialightandsound, 1880-1889, Amateur films--California--San Francisco,...
Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Contains two moving pictures pertaining to railroad excursions. The first film is an excursion trip circa 1950s on a Western Pacific RDC (Budd Car) from Oakland to San Jose and return. Shots include the California Zephyr pulling out of Oakland, the Oakland and Niles depots, the San Jose engine terminal, and a Southern Pacific Ferry Boat crossing the bay towards Oakland. The second film dated April 22,...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Trains, Excursions
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Contains two films pertaining to the Sierra Railroad Tuolumne Excursion and the Sacramento Northern “Farewell Excursion”. The first film, dated May 4, 1941, features moving images on the Sierra Railroad from Oakdale to Tuolumne, California. It is pulled by locomotive no. 34, and includes shots of the Oakdale High marching band, the Pickering Lumber Company facilities and Heisler locomotive #4. There are shots of the train stopped...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Contains moving images taken during a railfan excursion tour of the Southern Pacific Sparks, Nevada roundhouse and shops in 1952. Includes shots of downtown Reno, Nevada, including Club Cal-Neva, Ramona's Kitchen, Roaring Camp, and several vintage automobiles. There is a close-up shot of a Southern Pacific wigwag crossing signal, and people waiting for a passenger train at the Reno depot. Passenger...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
Note : Due to original recording: edge fog is visible. Vertical scratches are visible. Contains moving images of three separate trips taken in 1952. The first excursion occurs on the Western Pacific and Tidewater Southern railroads, from Oakland to Turlock, CA, on April 27, 1952. It includes shots of the Tidewater Southern Locomotive No. 132, the California Zephyr, and several photo run-bys. The second trip dated July 20, 1952, starts with shots of the “Sequoia Gardens” resort, which was...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California State Railroad Museum Library
May 5, 2020 California State Railroad Museum
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Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Contains moving images of two separate railroad excursions. The first portion is a fan-trip on the Southern Pacific Narrow Gauge, dated February 22, 1952 pulled by Locomotive No. 18. The consist is 3 box cars, combine No. 401, and baggage car No. 22 on the rear. Shots include the passenger station and yard in Owenyo, numerous photo run-bys, and the locomotive taking on water, as well as a “group...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Contains moving images of the Southern Pacific "Fresno Flyer" and "Louis Chess Special." The first portion includes shots of the Southern Pacific "Fresno Flyer" Excursion, dated March 24, 1957, from Oakland to Fresno, California. The excursion was pulled by Southern Pacific Locomotive No. 4443, a GS-4 class 4-8-4. (This locomotive was featured in the opening credits of the...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Trains, Excursions
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
Contains moving images of the Los Angeles Union Passenger Terminal 50th Birthday Celebration in 1989. Most film footage appears to come from LA based news affiliates. Includes footage of two locomotives in Cajon Pass, entering LA Union Station, and short interviews, along with TV reporter commentary of the event. [CSRM Library & Archives does not hold copyright to the news recordings.] Written on tape: L.A. Union Station Celebration; 8444(up)-4449(sp) For additional information see...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Railroad stations
Source: VHS: 1 Tape of 1
California State Railroad Museum Library
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Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Contains moving images of two separate excursion trips. The first takes place on the Sierra Railroad's "Sonora Express" including shots of the Sierra Railroad Engine No. 3 (sometimes double-headed with No. 34), Tuolumne City Station, the Jamestown Shops (Roundhouse), and a shot of Engine No. 3 taking on water from a water tank. The second trip takes place on the Camino, Placerville and Lake...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Trains, Excursions
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
California State Railroad Museum Library
May 5, 2020
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Note : Due to original recording: Program Distorted at Times; High Background Noise on Tape An interview with Sydney P. Bunsendal, Sr. who worked on the Railway Post Office (RPO) car from 1936 to 1973. Born in Union County, Iowa in 1916, Bunsendal would eventually graduate from high school in 1934 and attend correspondence school for the Railway Mail Service. His first appointment was in 1936, assigned to the Des Moines, Iowa office. The interview includes discussion on his first assignments,...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Railway mail cars
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
California State Railroad Museum Library
May 5, 2020
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Note : Due to original recording: High Background Noise on Tape Interview with George Ehret, a former Railway Post Office clerk running out of Oakland. The interview focuses on interpretation and simulation ideas pertaining to the California State Railroad Museum's RPO Car #42. Topics include how to set up the car, where to get artifacts for inside the car, how to allow children to sort letters, how to make the car interactive, making a CSRM RPO cancellation stamp, and how to configure the...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Railway mail cars
Source: Audio cassette: 1 Tape of 1
See part 2 here:  https://archive.org/details/cscrm_000448 Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Contains moving images of a two-day excursion trip on the Northwestern Pacific Railroad, from San Rafael to Eureka, California, organized by the Railway and Locomotive Historical Society, Pacific Coast Chapter. Part 1 features the northbound portion of the trip. Written on box: WSF 200/72; Guido For additional information see California...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
See part 1 here:  https://archive.org/details/cscrm_000435 Note : Due to original recording: vertical scratches visible. Debris in camera gate visible. Contains moving images of a two-day excursion trip on the Northwestern Pacific Railroad, from San Rafael to Eureka, California, organized by the Railway & Locomotive Historical Society, Pacific Coast Chapter. Part 2 features the southbound portion of the trip. Written on case: WSF 200/85 Excursion [Wacker/Guido] For additional information...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Excursions, Trains
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
History San Jose
Apr 21, 2020
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Note : Part 1 is silent. In part 2, audio is low from 00:00:54 - 00:01:06; second half is silent. Description : News reel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on October 26, 1965; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to transcript, stories include aborted Gemini mission; California Chapter of the American War Mothers 46th convention in San Jose; new firehouse in the Northwood Park Tract in Milpitas; record high temperature in San Jose;...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Newsreel
History San Jose
Apr 21, 2020
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Note : Some sections of part 1 and part 3 are silent. Description : Newsreel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on October 22, 1965; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to transcript, stories include San Jose State student Roger Lette decides not to burn his draft card; San Jose construction firm sues city over community center building at Kelley Park; public demands better and cheaper air service from San Jose to Los Angeles; Leonore...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Newsreel
History San Jose
Apr 20, 2020 KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : Some sections are silent. Description :  News reel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on October 17, 1965; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather.  Part 1: Salinas Assistant Chief of Police Herb Roberson expects over 10,000 arrests for drunkenness by end of the year, possibly due to increase in migrant farm workers drawn from places like Skid Row; semi-pro football club San Jose Apaches play at San Jose's Municipal Stadium (silent). Part...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Newsreel
History San Jose
Apr 20, 2020 KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : Some sections are silent. Additional Title : Roll A-E Description : Newsreel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on November 6, 1965; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to transcript, stories include ACLU of Oregon urges Governor Mark Hatfield and Secretary of State Tom McCall to refrain from making statements which condemn the John Birch Society or the United Republicans of Oregon; Princess Margaret and Lord Snowden continue...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
History San Jose
Apr 20, 2020 KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : Some sections are silent. Additional Title : Rolls A-D, E-G Description : Newsreel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on October 28, 1965. May be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to early news transcript, stories include 19-car accident on lower deck of Bay Bridge; man killed in auto accident near Hayward-San Mateo Bridge; Santa Clara County Counsel Spencer Williams says Fairchild Semiconductor Division has escaped taxes (film);...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
History San Jose
Apr 20, 2020
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Note : Some sections are silent. Description : News reel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on October 27, 1965. May be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to transcript, stories include Governor Brown signing reapportionment bill in Los Angeles; concerns about whether married men would now be drafted in Santa Clara County; interview with Steve Cherkoss of May Second Movement in Berkeley; plans for Viet Nam protest march from Berkeley to...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Newsreel
History San Jose
Apr 20, 2020 KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : Some sections are silent. Ends abruptly. Additional Title : Roll A-C Description : Newsreel from KNTV San Jose broadcast on October 24, 1965; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to final news transcript, stories include astronauts looking forward to Monday's Gemini Six launch; San Jose man rescued from sea near San Francisco's Cliff House; Ron Davis of Gilroy rescues two men from rip tides at Half Moon Bay; lightning...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
History San Jose
Apr 20, 2020 KNTV (Television station : San Jose, Calif.)
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Note : In parts 1 and 2 some sections are silent. Part 3 is silent and middle section is in fast motion, as in original recording. Additional Title : Reels A, B-F, G Description : Reels A, B-F, and G of KNTV San Jose broadcast news footage for April 15, 1966; may be combination of the early and late news, includes national, local, sports and weather. According to script, stories include confrontation between Governor Brown and Mexican-American citizens in Santa Clara; San Jose Assemblyman...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Television stations, Television broadcasting of news, Nineteen sixties,...
Orange County Archives
Apr 9, 2020
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Note : Knotts ads are at 00:16:52. Several seconds of silence at 00:16:33 and again at 00:17:52.
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Topic: californiarevealed
Source: 1 Tape of 1: 1/4 inch audio tape
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
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Description:  On September 5, 1975,  Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme , a cult member of  Charles Manson's   Manson Family , attempted to assassinate  United States President   Gerald Ford  in  Sacramento.  She wanted to make a statement to people who refused to halt  environmental pollution  and its effects on Air, Trees, Water, and Animals ( ATWA ). Although Fromme stood a little more than an arm's length from Ford that Friday morning and pointed a  M1911 pistol  at him in...
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Topics: Gerald Ford, State Capitol Building, Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme, assassination attempt,...
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
Mar 26, 2020 Lilienthal, Samuel
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Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Digitized by the California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Topics: californialightandsound, home movie, Birthdays
The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
Mar 23, 2020 Bingham, Ursula Griswold
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Home movies of Ursula Griswold Bingham. Footage of Berkeley and the San Francisco Airport 1951. Especially important to see what the San Francisco airport was like in the mid-20th century. Note on original container: Summer 1951, Jar Jag Berkeley. Airport SF San Jose Islands For additional information see California Revealed .
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Topics: californialightandsound, home movie
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Mar 23, 2020 Ouye, Harold N.
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Note : Soft focus throughout.  Description : A four minute home movie featuring the Ouye family at the California State Fair in Sacramento, California. The film is titled "California State Fair 1951" and includes footage of notable fair attractions. Highlights of the film include Armed Forces displays of a navy ship, tank, and the B- 29 Super-fortress "Constant Nymph".   Accession Number : 48 Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 8mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the...
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Topics: California State Fair (Sacramento, Calif.), Fairs, Home Movie -- Sacramento (Calif.), Japanese...
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Mar 22, 2020 Ouye, Harold N.
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Note : Soft focus throughout. Description : A brief home movie featuring the Ouye family at the Nimbus Fish Hatchery in Gold River, California. The film captures several scenes from the hatchery, including the fish ladder and the Nimbus Dam. Scenes of the children walking and crowds of people watching fish going through the fish hatchery process are also captured.  Accession Number : 58 Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 8mm Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by the Center for Sacramento History....
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Topics: American River, Fish -- Fishing -- Spawning -- Chinook Salmon -- Steelhead Trout -- California...
Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford University
Mar 22, 2020 Citizens for Reagan
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Description : This television commercial for the 1976 Ronald Reagan presidential campaign aired around April 29, 1976. It was created by the Citizens for Reagan campaign committee for the Republican Party presidential nomination in 1976. Source : 1 Tape of 1: 2 inch videotape: Quad Collection : Citizens for Reagan Records Call Number : 81141 Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted...
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Topic: californiarevealed
African American Museum and Library at Oakland
Mar 22, 2020
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Additional Title : Collier Family Home Movies Description : Home movie recorded by U.S. airman Frank Collier while serving in the 19th Bombardment Group. Two U.S. Air Force bombers landing [00:01], U.S. airmen talking and laughing [00:57], U.S. airmen talking on tarmac [01:05], U.S. airmen exiting truck [01:10], U.S. airmen sitting on wings of bomber for group photograph [01:25] Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Collection Guide : Collier Family Papers Rights : Copyrighted. Rights are owned by...
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Topics: californialightandsound, home movie
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
Mar 22, 2020 Haas/Lilienthal Family
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Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known philanthropist, Haas held posts as a director of Wells Fargo, as president of Mt. Zion hospital, and on the Board of arbitration of the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce. Haas married Bertha Greenebaum in 1880 and had three children: Charles,...
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Topics: californialightandsound, home movie
The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life
Mar 22, 2020 Haas/Lilienthal Family
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Note : See [Home movies. Haas/Lilienthal. Wedding. Kodacolor] for additional footage. Additional Title : Haas Family Home Movies [Russell-Shapiro Family Collection] Description : William Haas was born in Bavaria and immigrated to San Francisco in the 1860s. He worked in the wholesale grocery business. In addition to being a well-known philanthropist, Haas held posts as a director of Wells Fargo, as president of Mt. Zion hospital, and on the Board of arbitration of the San Francisco Chamber of...
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Topics: californialightandsound, home movie
The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley
Mar 22, 2020 Bingham, Ursula Griswold
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Home movies of Ursula Griswold Bingham. A rare glimpse of everyday life in Berkeley, CA in the early 1930s. Note in original can - This film starts with the autum of 1933 showing Anne and Clarissa near our place in Berkeley & ending with the school where Anne went to kindergarten. In January 1934 they are shown in winter clothes, then towards the end of February in swim suits. Then comes an Easter egg hunt with friends who are Allen & David Bissell (twins Clare's age) Betty Bisselll...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Bingham, Ursula Griswold, home movie
Source: 8mm film: 1 Reel of 1
The Huntington Library
Mar 18, 2020 Southern California Edison Company
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Description:  Southern California Edison announces the building of San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) in San Diego County. Views of the SONGs model and construction at the site, pre-1967. Additional Title:  Spotlite News Source:  1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number:  SCE MP 569 Collection Title:  Southern California Edison Motion Picture Film Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Topic: californiarevealed
Ontario City Library, Robert E. Ellingwood Model Colony History Room
Mar 12, 2020 Cloyd E. Louis
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Description : Footage of various places in Southern California and Mexico. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm (reversal original) Collection : Model Colony Audio-visual Collection Call Number : 979.495 LIF Rights : Copyright status unknown. This work may be protected by the U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.). In addition, its reproduction may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreements, donor restrictions, privacy and publicity rights, licensing and trademarks. This work is...
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Topics: San Pedro (Calif.), californialightandsound, home movie, Ventura (Calif.), Santa Barbara (Calif.),...
Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford University
Mar 12, 2020 Citizens for Reagan
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Note : Content begins at 00:00:40 after color bars. Description : This ad shows Reagan speaking before an audience, telling them that he believes people from outside Washington must go to work to reverse the nation's course. This television commercial for the 1976 Ronald Reagan presidential campaign aired around February 11, 1976. It was created by the Citizens for Reagan campaign committee for the Republican Party presidential nomination in 1976. Sequence : Slate (00:40), opens to Reagan...
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Topic: californiarevealed
Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford University
Mar 12, 2020 Citizens for Reagan
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Note : Content begins at 00:00:48 after color bars. Lines of dropout in image due to scratches on original tape. Description : This ad opens to an audience listening to Ronald Reagan, who talks from the stage about Social Security. He asserts that any reform to the program must have as its first priority a guarantee that those who depend on Social Security will continue to receive monthly benefits that keep pace with inflation. He goes on to call for a balanced budget. This television...
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Topic: californiarevealed
Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford University
Mar 12, 2020 Citizens for Reagan
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Note : Content begins at 00:00:54 after color bars. Description : This ad opens to Reagan at the podium of an event at the Wilmington Hilton. He declares that the Canal Zone is US territory, asserting that it is essential to Western Hemisphere defense and that the world is safer with the US operating the canal. This television commercial for the 1976 Ronald Reagan presidential campaign aired around March 2, 1976. It was created by the Citizens for Reagan campaign committee for the Republican...
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Topic: californiarevealed
Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford University
Mar 12, 2020 Citizens for Reagan
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Note : Content begins at 00:00:25 after color bars. Dropout and banding as on original tape. Description : This ad opens with an unidentified man in the audience asking Reagan about cuts in defense spending. From the podium, Reagan tells the audience that the US must never be second to anyone else in the world in military power. This television commercial for the 1976 Ronald Reagan presidential campaign aired around January 22, 1976. It was created by the Citizens for Reagan campaign committee...
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Topic: californiarevealed
Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford University
Mar 12, 2020 Citizens for Reagan
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Note : Content begins at 00:00:53 after color bars. Description : As Ronald Reagan covers a smile and steps away from the podium a narrator announces that this happened at one of Reagan's citizen press conferences. A boy in the audience says that he thinks taxes should be lower because the money doesn't got to good use. Back at the podium, Reagan tells the boy he's talking sense, and that government at all levels takes too great a percentage of people's earnings. This television commercial for...
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Topic: californiarevealed
Hoover Institution Archives, Stanford University
Mar 12, 2020 Citizens for Reagan
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Note : Content begins at 00:00:56 after color bars. Description : This ad opens to Reagan speaking to an audience. After pointing to years of runaway inflation, he calls for the federal government to balance the budget so that people will know that a dollar next month will buy as much as it did last month. This television commercial for the 1976 Ronald Reagan presidential campaign aired around January 22, 1976. It was created by the Citizens for Reagan campaign committee for the Republican...
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Topic: californiarevealed
Mountain View Public Library
Mar 7, 2020
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Description : El Camino Real near Calderon Avenue. Mountain View, California. Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph Call Number : phl s29 4 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Mountain View Public Library
Mar 7, 2020
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Source : 1 Page of 1: Photograph (20 in. x 24 in.) Call Number : aerial22 Digitized by California Revealed .
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Topics: californialightandsound, californiarevealed
El Teatro Campesino Archives
Mar 5, 2020 El Teatro Campesino
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Source : 1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Collection : El Teatro Campesino Archives Call Number : cusb-v1236 Rights : The artist of any work retains all rights to that work. Copyright has not been assigned to the Regents of the University of California. The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. No further reproduction is permitted without prior written permission by the artist or...
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Topics: californialightandsound, californiapreservationservice, Chicano movement--California
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Dec 23, 2019 KCRA TV
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Description: Decades after the fact, the name Richard Chase still brings forth feelings of horror, revulsion, and sadness to the people of Sacramento. His reign of terror in the late 1970's has become legend, with the facts of the case difficult to comprehend. In this footage, filmed by KCRA-TV cameramen, we see Chase in court along with his mother, his apartment on Watt Ave, as well as those who knew him and tried to help him with his mental illness. Reporters Mike Boyd and Spencer Michaels...
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Topic: Chase, Richard -- Serial Killer -- The Vampire of Sacramento -- Murder -- Sacramento (Calif.),...
Freedom Archives
Dec 19, 2019
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Note:  Audio is somewhat distorted and uneven throughout, as on original tape. Description:  The Looters were political rock band from the Mission District of San Francisco (where most of the original band members lived). The selected tape includes footage shot in San Francisco at Komotion Studio, interviews with band members and rehearsal footage. Source:  1 Tape of 1: 3/4 inch videotape Call Number:  V 449 Digitized by the  California Audiovisual Preservation Project (CAVPP) .
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Topic: californiarevealed
Center for Sacramento History audiovisual archives
Dec 18, 2019 KOVR
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Note : Due to original recording: no audio until 00:13:00 and in and out for rest of clips, audio/video cuts in and out occasionally. KOVR-TV news footage of the trial and imprisonment of Lynette Fromme for her attempt to assassinate U.S. President Gerald Ford on September 5, 1975, in Sacramento's Capitol Park; includes trail sketches and interviews in prison. Written on original container and film leader: "KOVR00004 Lynette "Squeaky" Fromme" For additional information see...
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Topics: californiarevealed, Assassination, Trials, Fromme, Lynette Alice, 1948-, Ford, Gerald R.,...
Source: 16mm film: 1 Reel of 1
History San Jose
Nov 20, 2019 Channel 11 Public Affairs
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Description : Film about the New Almaden Quicksilver Mines, originally produced by Channel 11. Mention is given to the history of quicksilver in the town of New Almaden, and a history of the town is given as well, including notes on historic buildings in town, how the Bank of America started here, and mention of "English Town" and "Mexican Town." Finally, the film travels inside the mine tunnels, showing the process of mining. Source : 1 Reel of 1: Film: 16mm Call Number :...
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Topics: californialightandsound, Mercury mines and mining--California
Butte County Library
Sep 15, 2019
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Description: Black and white photo of the Las Plumas Powerhouse from a distance. Photographed from down river, it shows the construction site before the main building was built. Inscribed on the backside: "Las Plumas." Source :  1 Page of 1 : Photograph (6 3/4 x 4 7/8  in.) Collection Title : James Moak Collection Call Number : 1991-041-0093 Digitized by  California Revealed .
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Topics: californialightandsound, Las Plumas (Calif.), Business and industry--Power--Great Western Power...
Butte County Library
Sep 15, 2019
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Description: A black and white photo of a long distance snapshot of the power house with all the pipes (penstock) coming down the side of the mountain. The Feather River is at the bottom of photo, with a large area of foamy white spray below the powerhouse. Inscribed on the backside: "Great Western Power Co., Las Plumas". Source :  1 Page of 1 : Photograph (3 3/8 x 5 3/8 in.) Collection Title : James Moak Collection Call Number : 1991-041-0041 Digitized by  California Revealed .
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Topics: californialightandsound, Business and industry--Power--Great Western Power Company, Business and...